Parking, Wayfinding, & Construction Detours


  1. Look in your pre-camp email and click on the link that will take you to UBC Parking Services where you will register your vehicle.

NOTE: You must register as a guest if you are not a faculty, staff, or student.

  1. Follow the steps to activate your complimentary parking permit.
  2. Arrive on campus to your designated parking area.
  3. Your complimentary permit lasts for 15 minutes at both drop-off and pick-up times.
  4. Drop-off and pick-up locations will also be outlined in your pre-camp email.
  5. Check out the parking & walking maps for parkades and routes to UBC Camps locations from designated parkades.

Construction & Road Detours

If travelling by car, please be aware of active construction and road closures across UBC’s Vancouver Campus this summer, 2022. Therefore, please plan to arrive between 5-10 minutes before drop-off to accommodate extra wayfinding time. 

June 2022 Road Closure and Construction Map

Road Closures:

  • Portions of upper Wesbrook Mall between 16th Ave. and Chancellor Road (between April – September, 2022)
  • University Boulevard west of Wesbrook Mall (re-opening late July)
  • Thunderbird Boulevard westbound lane (ongoing until September, 2022)

Detours: Accessing Parking

For camps located in War Memorial GymUBC Aquatics Centre, UBC Student Recreation Centre (SRC)and UBC LIFE Building/ARC:

  • Access to North Parkade remains currently unavailable along Chancellor Boulevard and North West Marine Drive. 
  • Alternatively, enter Student Boulevard from 16th Ave./Lower Wesbrook Mall.

For camps located in Tennis Bubble Alleyway, Doug Mitchell Centre, UBC Tennis Centre, and Gerald McGavin UBC Rugby Centre:  

  • Access to Thunderbird Parkade is limited along Thunderbird Boulevard.
  • Route: Enter from Wesbrook Mall.

Wayfinding: From Parking to Camp

When parking along North Campus and South Campus, continue along the following walking routes to camp. Please schedule walking time into your route.

North Campus

(North Parkade & University Boulevard Lot)

South Campus

(Thunderbird Parkade)